Saturday, 18 August 2012

Stacking the Shelves (7): Back to School Edition

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It's the Back to School Edition of Stacking the Shelves! I say this because these arrived in the mail this week: 


My textbooks for the first half of my last year of University! I won't bore you anymore with the details. 

These awesome books came from Atria Books week for review:
  • Advent by James Treadwell
  • Between You and Me by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus
Bought:

I spent the better part of the past week and a half trying to find Girl of Nightmares to no avail. It wasn't until a super helpful Indigo employee who looked in the stock in the back and found one yesterday, that I finally got my copy! But in my search through several different bookstores, I ended up coming across a lot of books on sale like the Halo, and Leviathan series. 


  • Halo (Halo, #1) by Alexandra Adornetto
  • Hades (Halo, #2) by Alexandra Adornetto
  • Leviathan (Leviathan, #1) by Scott Westerfield
  • Behemoth (Leviathan, #2) by Scott Westerfield
  • Girl of Nightmares (Anna, #2) by Kendare Blake <- I've started this one and it's so awesome so far!
  • For Darkness Shows the Stars by Dana Peterfreund
  • Onyx (Lux, #2) by Jennifer Armentrout (eBook) <- I've finished this one already and it was amazing!!! Review to come. 

One last thing, you know what day it is?! It's The Hunger Games DVD release day!!! 
This is what I plan to spend my day doing today! Special features and all!

So what's new on your shelves this week? Leave me a link and I'll be sure to stop by!





20 comments:

  1. Hi Ann! Nice haul :) You got a great bunch of books, I've heard good things about Between You and Me as well as Girl of Nightmares

    We're now following your blog! xox

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  2. Awesome haul! I can't wait to read For Darkness Shows the Stars!

    I just picked up my copy of The Hunger Games and I'm so excited to watch it again. :) Thanks for sharing!

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    1. Hehe I didn't get to the special features disc, but the movie was just as awesome as I remembered it!

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  3. I LOVE your haul! I want to read the Halo series just because the covers are gorgeous lol! Especially Hades. SWOON! I hope you enjoy them. :)

    My Stacking the Shelves

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  4. Love the book's you bought, the review copies I'm hearing of for the first time. I got "Anna Dressed in Blood" last week, and enjoyed For Darkness Shows the Stars.

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    1. I bought a copy of Anna Dressed in Blood too, when I first read it I had borrowed it and I wanted a copy to keep. Thanks for stopping by!

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  5. Ah! I neeed to get Halo soon! lol Great haul.
    Here's what I got this week

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  6. Hey I've just discovered your blog thanks to Staking the shelves meme and I'm a new follower now :).
    That's a great haul you got so many books !
    I heard awesome things about Darkness shows the stars I really need to buy a copy. But I want to reread Persuasion by Jane Austen before since it's based on this story !
    Happy reading from France :).

    And if you are interested I'm doing an international giveaway on my blog to celebrate my 2 year blogoversary :).

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    1. I'm not the biggest Jane Austen fan, but I'm hoping For Darkness Shows the Stars might change that. Thanks for stopping by!

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  7. That's a lot of awesome in one week. I can't wait to read Girl of Nightmares.
    Enjoy!

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  8. I study Biology at uni! :) I want The Hunger Games on DVD but it is not out in the UK until September. :( Happy reading.

    Becky @ A Reader’s Devotion

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  9. Between you and Me sounds awesome! they are the same authors for Over You!! as for Onyx, I am reading it now and its AWESOME!
    haha everyone seems to have the hunger games dvd on their book hauls this week
    enjoy!

    Juhina @ Maji Bookshelf

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    1. I've never read Over You, but I'm hoping Between You and Me will be awesome. It's The Hunger Games fever, it gets to ya! Thanks for stopping by!

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  10. Awesome haul! I got The Hunger Games DVD as well! And I got Girl of Nightmares & Onyx this week as well! I freaking loved Onyx!!! Enjoy all your books!

    My StS

    -Brittani :)

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